--Samuel R. Delany, Dhalgren
Yes, I've been re-reading Important Things lately. And there's a revolution, reinvention, going on here as well. Anyone who's looked at my friends-page title knows my fascination with the chain of prism, mirror, and lens. And lately I've received armor of sorts, and a weapon...
Everything in Shayara is in threes, too.
My wrist is too owie to write more on this, but I'll come back to it.